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TextMate How-To by Chris Mears

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Moving and aligning text (Should know)

This task will show you how to move text around, whether you want to move a selection of text up, down, or align it.

How to do it...

The different options used to move and align text are as follows:

  • Moving a selection up a line will insert the selected text into the previous line. From the menu, select Text | Move Selection | Line Up (Command + Control + up arrow).
  • Moving a selection down a line will insert the selected text into the next line. From the menu, select Text | Move Selection | Line Down (Command + Control + down arrow).
  • Left aligning will align text to the left. From the menu, select Text | Align | Left.
  • Right aligning will align text to the right margin based on the Wrap Column setting. From the menu, ...

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